Resource Roundup: Inspiring Blogs About Hunger

20. December 2012 In the News 3

Does your reading change the world?This month VolunteerMatch is focused on all the ways we can fight hunger. The blogs below are a great resource for exploring ways your company can get involved in the cause.

Feeding America Blog

Feeding America is the nation’s leading hunger relief organization. Their blog is run by Feeding America staff who are passionate about bringing awareness to the invisibility of hunger in America. This blog is a great place to learn more about their national outreach programs such as Hunger Child Corps and Hunger Study Research, as well as federal public policy programs such as SNAP and the Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP).

Notable post: Impact of Childhood Hunger on Health & Education

Action Against Hunger Blog

Action Against Hunger is an organization that is focused on responding to emergency hunger situations of war, conflict, and natural disaster. Their blog posts focus on current events, breaking news, advocacy and company partnerships. Read this blog if you’re specifically interested in international emergency relief efforts.

Notable post: Top Six Ways To Become A Savvier Social Supporter

Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility Blog

Cisco’s CSR blog is a great resource for companies who are looking to implement or improve employee volunteer programs. For example, take a look at their annual giving campaign, Global Hunger Relief, which has provided over one million dollars in aid to hunger relief organizations. Or read highlights from their 2012 CSR report.

Notable post: Cisco Employees Take On Global Hunger With Local Engagement

General Mills Company Blog

A Taste of General Mills is the official company blog. Their blog provides an inside look into sustainability, social innovation, philanthropy and community engagement programs. This blog is primarily run by members of the Corporate Communications team, with occasional appearances by guest bloggers and industry experts.

Notable post: Addressing Hunger Through Food Waste Reduction

Do you follow a great hunger-related blog? Tell us about it in the comments.

(Photo derived from work of Yassine Mrabet)


3 thoughts on “Resource Roundup: Inspiring Blogs About Hunger”

  • 1
    Medicare Supplement Information on December 21, 2012

    HUNGER a curse for the whole world. Sadly the % of poor and hunger victims all over the world is increasing. I believe that we need to sort out this problem . Sadly the prices of edibles all over the world is rising too. Thanks to Global Recession

  • 2
    Ray Buchanan on December 21, 2012

    Another great post filled with great links…thanks for helping make the connections we all need to do a better job in ending hunger. We CAN end hunger, but it will take all of us working together. You are making it easier.

  • 3
    Rick McNary on December 21, 2012

    Universities Fighting World Hunger has a great blog site. http://www.universitiesfightingworldhunger.org

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